This blog is solely dedicated to Dubstep in Austria. Documenting the small scene since 2011. No hype, just music!

Review: Gnischrew - Transmission Failure / Fluid Foundation [SUBA001]

It has been a while since I talked to Georg W. aka Gnischrew for the very first time. In the meantime a lot happend and I haven't had enough time to write about it :-/ Under the motto "better late ...

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Review: Linguist - Shapeshifter

Viennese producer Linguist releases his first album Shapeshifter and calls producers for remixes.

Shapeshifter is a fully open source album. Remix stems for every track are downloadable for fre...

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New Label: Sub Audio Records

A few weeks ago, Vienna based producer Gnischrew contacted me and let me know he is working on a new project I might be interested in. He's about to launch a new digital/vinyl label called Sub Audi...

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Last Friday (25.03.2016) two great mixes representing Austria's Dubstep scene were broadcasted on FM4 La Boum Deluxe.

You can listen to them for 7 days thereafter:

DubApe for Basstrace: FM4 Mix

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I decided to ditch Facebook in 2016 in favour of more "offline" promotion and writing here on this blog.

I won't delete my pages Dubstep Blog Austria and Foundation but I will not maintain it any ...

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I usually do not write about things that are not related to the Austrian Dubstep and Bass music scene. That's just how it is. However, from time to time you need to break your own rules ...

Someth...

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Basstrace Showcase Mix on FM4

Isonoe, founder of Basstrace and owner and opertator of the Modulith sound is doing a Basstrace Showcase mix on FM4 La Boum Deluxe tonight.

Sendung verpasst? - 7 Tage lang nachhören!

FM4

Link: fm4....

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Sound System Culture Conference 2015

We're very happy to announce that Dubstep Blog Austria and various other crews from all across Austria were invited to be part of this year's first Sound System Culture Conference which is part of ...

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Red Moon Rising Records

A vibrant music scene lives and dies with people who put all their effort into the one thing they really love. Happily there are quite a few of these people in Austria at the moment, and Celmuun ak...

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Some of you may already have noticed that Lukas removed the plural s from DubApes and is now known as DubApe.

In the meantime he has been focussing on his live project Black Lotus Experiment. Now ...

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dubstep-blog.at is now blog.dubstep.at

Changes is not only a great track from Mala, but also something that happens from time to time. Times change, one says, and together with them also music scenes.

The Dubstep scene has change...

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For the third time now the Dub Champions Festival has graced Vienna, providing us with the presence of the living legend Lee Scratch Perry.

After a lengthily live introduction by his Viennese band...

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I think I already mentioned that 2015 is going to be a good year for Dubstep, Dub/Roots and UK Bass in Austria.

Here are a few events in early 2015 (January, February) that you should consider att...

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A Message From Isonoe Regarding Log System Sound

Today, Isonoe from Log System Sound officially spoke out what had been known inside the scene for a few weeks now: Log System Sound has come to an end, but ...

This is the original post on Faceboo...

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Just a few words before this year 2014 comes to an end ...

In 2014 Dubstep has gone back to its roots, back to the underground, where it belongs. The scene shrunk to a minumum (at least here in Au...

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Vienna based BreakPitt is giving away a deep, yet energetic tribal tune called "Rootkit".

Enjoy!

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Foundation

Zum ersten Mal treffen in Dornbirn Roots Music und Dub auf Jungle und Dubstep. Foundation macht ihren Namen zum Programm und zelebriert die meditative Energie subbasslastiger Musik. Foundation träg...

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New Town Bass lädt kommenden Freitag wieder einmal zu ihrer Eventreihe "New Town Bass featuring ..." ins Jazzit in Salzburg. Diesmal ist Chanda Ngoi der Linzer No Bass No Fun Crew zu Gast und wird ...

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Montfort Clubbing @ Schlachthaus Dornbirn

Die Vorarlberger Montfort Crew lädt am kommenden Samstag, 11. Oktober 2014, zum Montfort Clubbing ins Schlachthaus Dornbirn. Der Abend verspricht einen Querschnitt elektronischer Musik von Dub/El...

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'Stille Wasser sind tief' (roughly translated to 'silent waters are deep') is an appropriate description for Arrange (aka Leopold) from Vienna. He has been working on tunes steadily for the last ye...

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Mix: TinyType & Norika - Tribals & Rituals

TinyType is already well known for his beautiful mixes on FM4 Liquid Radio. Tonight another mix of his will suffuse the aether with magic. This time he teamed up with French artist Norika.

TinyTyp...

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Juritah has put together a "Dubstep in Austria" selection for her Dubsolis show on Latvian Radio 5.

It features a wide range of artists and musicians withing various shades of Dubstep and related ...

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Die New Town Bass Eventserie "featuring ..." geht in die nächste Runde. Dieses Mal haben sich die Jungs aus Salzburg Beda Ranks und Kinetical MC eingeladen.

Beda Ranks, gebürtiger Linzer und mittl...

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Subdued is back with 2 brand new and terribly good tunes that will shake any sound system.

Break Away and Concrete are bare-bones tribal Dubstep tunes. Both tracks are equally detailed in their so...

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Dub:iouz records returns with a raucous output of ATM.Q, which is Vienna's producer team Atomiques' new alter ego for deep, dark and raw tunes around the 140BPM range.

DBZ014 Cover

Abracadabra

Abracadabra e...

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Featuring: Subdued

Etwas mehr als 1 Jahr nach dem ersten Feature gibt es endlich eine weitere interessante Story über einen jungen Produzenten aus Österreich!

Subdued (mit bürgerlichem Namen Sandro) überraschte nich...

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1 Year of Dubstep Blog Austria

The end of one and the beginning of another year is usually the time when you look back on what you did and take a look into the future to predict what will happen.

Dubstep Blog Austria started in...

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Lukas from DubApes announced that he will play as his new solo project project with Moritz (aka Aramboa) "Black Lotus Experiment" on Rood FM. The show will take place on Sunday 6-8pm GMT (7-9pm CET...

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Fat Kid On Fire continue their digital releases in 2014 with a fresh 4 track EP from our Vienna based DubApes.

FKOFd004 sees us transition away from the strict 140 sounds we’ve been sticking ...

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We're happy to announce that our resident Subdued is playing at Asta Kneipe in Rosenheim on Jan 4th, 2014.

Proudly presented by Neonfunk, Audiocalligraphy & Dubstep Blog Austria.

Neonfunk pres. Subdued

Check out ...

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disko404 pres. Pinch

Graz based disko404 continue to deliver finest bass music.

Tomorrow Friday 27th Dec they will shake down Dom im Berg (Tunnel) together with no one less than Bristol based Pinch (Tectonic).

His...

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4 great documentaries on Sound System culture and the roots of Dubstep everyone should have watched once:

Musically Mad

Website: http://www.musicallymad.com

Dub Echoes

Website: http...

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This event does not need much explanation. Salzburg based crew New Town Bass invites Dubstep Blog Austria to smash a dance at Jazzit:Musik:Club Salzburg on Friday, 27th Dec 2013.

New Town Bass meets Dubstep Blog Austria

Lineup

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Submovement announced their X-mas Party, and it's gonna be massive!

Sub Movement pres. DJ Madd & Matt-U

On their Facebook event page they write:

Am 21.12 steigt unsere letzte party des Jahres! Schon 3 tage vor Weihnachten besc...

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We're going to print a very limited amount of shirts! They will be around 15,00 Euros (excl. shipping) and will be available within the next few weeks.

If you want to reserve yours drop us an emai...

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The latest release on TinyType's imprint Audiocalligraphy is a soulful and sublime collaboration between himself and Indian vocalist Bijayashree Samal that shows us what Asian-influenced Dubstep ca...

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It's been a while since we heard the first snippet of this tune on Soundcloud. Finally it sees a release, and where else than on No Bass No Fun. The EP consists of 2 dark stomping bangers for the p...

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NO BASS NO FUN throw another party on Friday, Nov 1st in celebration of their latest releases NBNF014 (Off & Away by Chanda Ngoi) and NBNF015 (God Complex by Nomurai). And they spare no effort ...

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It has not been long since their last EP on Bacon Dubs but there is already another EP forthcoming from Vienna based Lukas and Kaya aka DubApes.

Dubapes - Gaia EP

The Gaia EP will be released later this year both...

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The latest release from Tyrol based label Audiocalligraphy is an international remix project by label boss TinyType. Tenerte Aqui (Have You Here) comes with the original mix and 4 remixes featuring...

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Great news from Audiocalligraphy reached us today:

TinyType returns with vocalist Lym to deliver her début together with a splendid remix project.

TinyType & Lym - Tenerte Aqui

Five versions of ‘Tenerte Aqui’ contrasting...

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5 Monate nach Beginn des Blogs haben wir nun eine offizielles Logo. Hooray!

Eine der ersten Fragen wird sein: Warum ein Löwe? Fair enough! Ist aber einfach zu beantworten:

Der Löwe (Lion of Judah...

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It's time to catch up again. There have been 2 incredible releases from Austrian producers the last weeks!

The DubApes released their 2nd EP on UK label Bacon Dubs and Subdued released his debut o...

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Animal Mother / Chanda Ngoi - Split

The latest (digital only) release on Linz based label NO BASS NO FUN Records is a collaboration between Animal Mother and Chanda Ngoi. It features 2 solid minimal tracks.

Conditions by Chanda Ng...

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Asian melodies or world music elements are not necessarily the first associations when you think of Austrian/Tyrolian mountains. It is all the more surprising as TinyType from the small town of Tel...

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If you are one of those who listen to Dubbase FM then Catharsis is not an unknown for you any more. He's not only spinning his weekly show Deep Pressure on Sunday evenings but also producing in his...

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Forthcoming: DubApes - Alteration EP [Bacon Dubs]

After their debut release "We Are Monkeys" that came out in July last year, DubApes are going to drop their 2nd EP on Bacon Dubs on 25th March, 2013.

It contains collaborations with Kinetical, Th...

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A new (dubbed out) one by TinyType featuring poetry and flute by Yeho. It's forthcoming on TinyType's own Audiocalligraphy label on 22nd of February 2013.

Niteshadeskillz

Lyrics dedicated to Niteshade Inc &a...

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DJ Odd is a veteran in the Austrian scene. He's DJ, event organiser, promoter and also producer - check his discography!

Together with Se.Vero, B.Ranks, Koe and Rak3te) he is hosting RAW, a monthl...

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Chanda Ngoi at NO BASS NO FUN Record Label Show Case

Yet another forthcoming track on NO BASS NO FUN Records, and yet again there is only a snippet available. This time it comes from Linz based producer and DJ Chanda Ngoi.

Disorientated is all abo...

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In celebration of hitting over 1000 "Likes" on their Facebook page, Bacon Dubs gave away a free EP already in October last year. This EP also features a track entitled Night People by DubApes who r...

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NO BASS NO FUN RECORDS is definitely one of the most diligent Dubstep labels in Austria and their musical spectrum is wide spread.

More recently there has been quite a lot of output at the deeper ...

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Subdued joins the Audiocalligraphy family

Tyrolian label Audiocalligraphy just announced on their Facebook page that they signed Austrian producer Subdued from Styria.

Not sure yet whether it's gonna be a Dubstep or DnB release, but I g...

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NO BASS NO FUN @ Stadtwerkstatt, Linz

Even if you don't know Animal Mother you probably know NO BASS NO FUN RECORDS from Linz. Animal Mother founded NBNF in 2010 to "raise it from the ashes of a local clubscene and its lost musical a...

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DubApes from Vienna are busy producing, and some of their tunes are already queued for release. One of their latest output is a collaboration with ParaNox from Salzburg and is entitled Elysian Warf...

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When I started djing Dubstep in 2007 it was easy to overlook the new scene. It was small and condensed, you knew about new releases, and there were only a handful of relevant labels. It was like a ...

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